Updated Friday Apr. 12

2018-19 NBA Strength of Schedule Rankings

Strength of Schedule Played and Strength of Schedule Remaining for all 30 NBA teams.

Our NBA Strength of Schedule rankings represents the average difficulty of those opponents that each team has faced or will face during the current season. The strength of an opponent is determined by their ranking in our Composite NBA Power Rankings. A low opponent average ranking (opp avg) indicates a difficult schedule, whereas a high opponent average ranking suggests an easier schedule.

NBA Strength of Schedule Played

Our Strength of Schedule Played shows the current average ranking for each opponent that a given team has faced to date.

DIFFICULT

EASY

TEAM DIVISION GURU
RANK
AVERAGE
OPPONENT
RANK
1
SunsPHX19-63
Pacific 29
14.48
2
GrizzliesMEM33-49
Southwest 25
14.55
3
MavericksDAL33-49
Southwest 23
14.71
4
LakersLAL37-45
Pacific 22
14.80
5
TimberwolvesMIN36-46
Northwest 18
14.81
6
KnicksNY17-65
Atlantic 28
14.94
7
KingsSAC39-43
Pacific 19
15.01
8
CavaliersCLE19-63
Central 30
15.07
9
NuggetsDEN54-28
Northwest 7
15.14
10
PelicansNO33-49
Southwest 21
15.24
11
BullsCHI22-60
Central 27
15.26
12
ClippersLAC48-34
Pacific 13
15.36
13
Trail BlazersPOR53-29
Northwest 9
15.40
14
HawksATL29-53
Southeast 26
15.40
15
ThunderOKC49-33
Northwest 8
15.46
16
RocketsHOU53-29
Southwest 4
15.52
17
SpursSA48-34
Southwest 12
15.57
18
HornetsCHA39-43
Southeast 20
15.62
19
JazzUTAH50-32
Northwest 5
15.76
20
HeatMIA39-43
Southeast 15
15.77
21
NetsBKN42-40
Atlantic 17
15.80
22
PistonsDET41-41
Central 16
15.81
23
WizardsWSH32-50
Southeast 24
15.84
24
WarriorsGS57-25
Pacific 1
15.94
25
MagicORL42-40
Southeast 14
16.09
26
76ersPHI51-31
Atlantic 10
16.11
27
PacersIND48-34
Central 11
16.25
28
CelticsBOS49-33
Atlantic 6
16.28
29
RaptorsTOR58-24
Atlantic 3
16.43
30
BucksMIL60-22
Central 2
16.69

NBA Strength of Schedule Remaining

Our Strength of Schedule Remaining rankings show the average difficulty of opponents each team will face for the rest of the season.

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EASY

TEAM DIVISION GURU
RANK
AVERAGE
OPPONENT
RANK
1
GrizzliesMEM33-49
Southwest 25
0.00
2
ThunderOKC49-33
Northwest 8
0.00
3
ClippersLAC48-34
Pacific 13
0.00
4
BucksMIL60-22
Central 2
0.00
5
TimberwolvesMIN36-46
Northwest 18
0.00
6
KingsSAC39-43
Pacific 19
0.00
7
BullsCHI22-60
Central 27
0.00
8
HawksATL29-53
Southeast 26
0.00
9
MavericksDAL33-49
Southwest 23
0.00
10
JazzUTAH50-32
Northwest 5
0.00
11
HornetsCHA39-43
Southeast 20
0.00
12
NetsBKN42-40
Atlantic 17
0.00
13
HeatMIA39-43
Southeast 15
0.00
14
KnicksNY17-65
Atlantic 28
0.00
15
NuggetsDEN54-28
Northwest 7
0.00
16
Trail BlazersPOR53-29
Northwest 9
0.00
17
SpursSA48-34
Southwest 12
0.00
18
MagicORL42-40
Southeast 14
0.00
19
WarriorsGS57-25
Pacific 1
0.00
20
PacersIND48-34
Central 11
0.00
21
76ersPHI51-31
Atlantic 10
0.00
22
PistonsDET41-41
Central 16
0.00
23
CelticsBOS49-33
Atlantic 6
0.00
24
CavaliersCLE19-63
Central 30
0.00
25
RocketsHOU53-29
Southwest 4
0.00
26
LakersLAL37-45
Pacific 22
0.00
27
PelicansNO33-49
Southwest 21
0.00
28
SunsPHX19-63
Pacific 29
0.00
29
RaptorsTOR58-24
Atlantic 3
0.00
30
WizardsWSH32-50
Southeast 24
0.00